Monthly Archives: December 2017

Stock Market Certainties for 2018

Look at the global scene and the valuations of all asset classes. The free market system has been dismantled. The success of the economy depends upon the degree to which asset values increase. It really works the other way around … Continue reading

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How to Save the United States

To save the United States citizens will have to give up personal happiness for a period of time. There are those who choose to believe and there are others whose beliefs are determined according to what they actually see and … Continue reading

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Surviving the “Conservative” Movement

Rhetoric and virtue signaling abound. All around the country TEA Party groups meet. Arms grow longer in order to facilitate patting one another on the back. Offer these folks a bone and they take it. The “conservatives” have now let … Continue reading

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Warm Fuzzies of Democracy

Democracy these days is the word that is used to talk about governments that are based on democratic principles. Yes, the United States is set up as a republic. Doesn’t it just give you the warm fuzzies knowing that we … Continue reading

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What is Time? The Quillian Theory

The time we know is based upon measuring the revolution the earth makes around the sun and then how the world turns during that time period. If we lived on another planet, Neptune for example, time would still be time … Continue reading

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Theatrical Monkeys

Are human beings an anointed species? Is each person just a few steps away from divinity? Does each person born have a guarantied astronomically high intrinsic value? Are all innocent until proven guilty not just in a court of law … Continue reading

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The Role of Government

Government serves as a platform where people go to get what they want and have others pay for it. All who use government in this way deny doing so. All who learn in school of the many lofty roles government … Continue reading

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Drug Testing Food Stamp Recipients Scott Walker

Never was it suggested that the prime recipients of the TARP bill if 2008 be tested for drug use. Are the beneficiaries of the ethanol program drug tested? How about the beneficiaries of the Fed’s zero interest rate policy? What … Continue reading

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Crime and Government

It is a whole lot safer to get new laws passed than to break existing laws on the books. How do I know crime and government merge over time? There is nothing to prevent that from happening. It is an … Continue reading

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The Way Government Works

What citizens assume government is doing and what government actually does are not the same. The most common use of government is that it serves as a place where people go to get what they want and have others pay … Continue reading

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